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    CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS: Alison Kenealy from Dublin, John Rea from Cork and runner-up Seamus Nugent from Kilkenny. 

    Two prize-winners this week! Tune in to Drive to win tickets to see the wonderful tenor Mark Padmore and renowned pianist Paul Lewis perform Schubert‘s sublime masterpiece Die Schöne Müllerin in the National Concert Hall on Sunday 22nd November at 3pm. This is a tale of unrequited love that moves from joyful journeying to anguish and despair, brilliantly interpreted by Padmore, recently voted Vocalist of the Year by Musical America Awards. In addition to the tickets, the first winner will received,a delicious lunch for two at the Terrace Café in the National Concert Hall, with a glass of prosecco on arrival, before the concert.

    Our second winner will receive two tickets to hear virtuoso violinist Nikolaj Znaider and pianist Robert Kulek perform in the National Concert Hall on Wednesday 25th November, followed by an overnight stay for two that night at the magnificent Shelbourne Hotel.

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    • 16:02
      Title: Violin Concerto No.2 (La Campanella)
      Composer: Paganini, Nicolo
      Performer(s): Diana Yukawa (Violin)
      Performer(s): Diana Yukawa (Violin), Nigel Clayton (Piano)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 74321858562), BMG, 74321858562
      Duration: 5:34
    • 16:09
      Title: Marwnad Yr Ehedydd (Elegy To Lark)
      Composer: Traditional Welsh
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Vocal), London Symphony Orchesrta, London Voices
      Album: Bryn - First Love Songs from the British Isles, Deutsche Grammophon, 477 7865
      Duration: 2:22
    • 16:14
      Title: Oboe Concerto In C (3rd Movement) Rondo Allegretto
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Marcel Ponseele (Oboe)
      Performer(s): Marcel Ponseele (Oboe), Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
      Album: Mozart: Concertos for Flute and Harp, Bassoon, Oboe, Erato, 4509-91724-2
      Duration: 5:31
    • 16:21
      Title: Stabat Mater: Eja Mater, Fons Amoris
      Composer: Steffani, Agostino
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo)
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo), Franco Fagioli, I Barocchisti, Coro Della Radiotelevisione Svizzera
      Album: Agostino Steffani: Stabat Mater, Decca, 4785336
      Duration: 4:15
    • 16:37
      Title: Violin Concerto In D Minor Bwv 1052: I- Allegro
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Alina Ibragimova (Violin)
      Performer(s): Alina Ibragimova (Violin), Arcangelo
      Album: Alina Ibragimova: Bach Violin Concertos, Hyperion, CDA68068
      Duration: 6:55
    • 16:43
      Title: Berlin By Overnight
      Composer: Richter, Max
      Performer(s): Max Richter (Piano)
      Performer(s): Max Richter (Piano), Louisa Fuller (Violin), John Metcalfe (Viola), Ian Burdge (Cello), Chris Worsey, Preston Reed (Guitar)
      Album: 24 Postcards in Full Colour - Max Richter, FatCat Records, CD1307
      Duration: 1:27
    • 16:46
      Title: Music For A While
      Composer: Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Philippe Jaroussky (Countertenor)
      Performer(s): Wolfgang Muthspiel (Acoustic/Electric Guitar), L'Arpeggiata
      Album: Music For a While: Improvisations on Henry Purcell, Erato/ Warner Classics, 0825646337507
      Duration: 5:54
    • 16:58
      Title: Waltz From Coppelia
      Composer: Delibes, Leo
      Performer(s): Vasko Vassiliev (Violin)
      Performer(s): Vasko Vassiliev (Violin), Anton Kholodenko (Viola), Lyon Opera Orchestra
      Album: Delibes: Coppelia - Orchestra of the Lyon Opera / Kent Nagano, Erato, 4509 91730 2
      Duration: 2:23
    • 17:00
      Title: Les Filles De Cadix
      Composer: Delibes, Léo
      Performer(s): Kate Royal (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Kate Royal (Soprano), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields
      Album: Kate Royal, EMI Classics, 0946 3 94419 2 1
      Duration: 4:52
    • 17:05
      Title: La Cumparsita
      Composer: Rodriguez, Gerardo Matos
      Performer(s): Fionnuala Hunt (Violin)
      Performer(s): Fionnuala Hunt (Violin), Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: Tangos And Dances - Fionnuala Hunt, Avie, Av2079
      Duration: 3:53
    • 17:11
      Title: Cello Concerto No.1 In C (3rd Movement) Allegro Molto
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), English Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Yo-Yo Ma - Haydn Cello Concerti, CBS, Mk36674
      Duration: 6:31
    • 17:21
      Title: Sangara
      Composer: Bebey, Francis
      Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar)
      Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar), Paul Clarvis, Richard Harvey, John Etheridge, Chris Laurence
      Album: The Magic Box - John Williams, Sony Music Entertainment, SK89483
      Duration: 3:39
    • 17:25
      Title: Estonian Lullaby
      Composer: Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Gidon Kremer (Violin)
      Performer(s): Kremerata Baltica, Girls Choir Of The Vilnius Choir-Singing School "Liepaites"
      Album: New Seasons, Deutsche Grammophon, 4794817
      Duration: 2:11
    • 17:34
      Title: Song To The Moon
      Composer: Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Renee Fleming
      Performer(s): Renee Fleming, Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: The number one Opera album 2004 CD 1, Universal Classics and Jazz, 4762004
      Duration: 5:56
    • 17:52
      Title: Liebesfreud
      Composer: Kreisler, Fritz
      Performer(s): Gil Shaham (Violin)
      Performer(s): Gil Shaham (Violin), Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Violin Romances: Gil Shaham / Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Deutsche Grammophon, 4499232
      Duration: 3:37
    • 17:58
      Title: November - Troika
      Composer: Tchaikovsky
      Performer(s): Lang Lang
      Performer(s): Lang Lang
      Album: Lang Lang in Paris, Sony Classical, 88875117582
      Duration: 2:56
    • 18:10
      Title: Electric Counterpoint
      Composer: Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Catrin Finch (Harp)
      Performer(s): Catrin Finch (Harp)
      Album: Crossing The Stone, Sony, SK87320
      Duration: 4:22
    • 18:16
      Title: O Magnum Mysterium
      Composer: Lauridsen, Morten
      Performer(s): Polyphony
      Performer(s): Britten Sinfonia, Polyphony
      Album: Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna / Madrigali / Latin Motets, Hyperion, CDA67449
      Duration: 6:40
    • 18:32
      Title: Perpetuum Mobile
      Composer: Novacek, Ottokar
      Performer(s): Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
      Performer(s): Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Virtuosi, Vag Papian (Piano)
      Album: Vengerov and Virtuosi, EMI, 724535571642
      Duration: 2:52
    • 18:36
      Title: Reflects Dans L'Eau From Images, Book 1
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Hugh Tinney (Piano)
      Performer(s): Hugh Tinney (Piano)
      Album: Hugh Tinney: A Portrait, RTE lyric fm, CD142
      Duration: 5:34

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